News Roundup
Soldier from local Guard Sapper Company killed in action in Afghanistan
Sgt 1st Class James “Doc” Thode, a Utah National Guard soldier attached to the 118th Engineer Sapper company in Blanding, was killed in Afghanistan on December 2, 2010.
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Inaugural tourism conference a success
The first Tourism Conference ever held by a Utah county was a rousing success, according to participants.
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Ramah Navajo foods announces project in Gallup
Blue Mountain Meats, in Monticello, is partnering with New Mexico’s Ramah Navajo Chapter to create Ramah Navajo Foods LLC. The joint venture will establish a meat processing and wholesale distribut...
Dec 01, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Princess and Brave Pageant royalty
Montezuma Creek Elementary School, celebrating Native American Month, had the Montezuma Creek 2010-2011 Princess and Brave Pageant on November 16.
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Working in a satellite
One of the more intriguing pastimes I’ve adopted since moving to the desert southwest is watching for satellites in the night sky. While I spent many nights in a sleeping bag on camping trips traci...
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New physician’s clinic to be built in Monticello
The San Juan Health Service District is moving forward with construction of a new physician clinic in Monticello, despite some concerns that the district is adding debt.
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San Juan County to manage manhunt near Moab
The San Juan County Emergency Command Post was on its way to the potash plant southwest of Moab as the print deadline for the San Juan Record approached on November 21.
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Charley Jenkins to perform holiday concert
Charley Jenkins has been a huge hit at the San Juan County Fair, where he has opened the annual concert for the past three years.
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Voters elect new county Sheriff
There will be a new sheriff in San Juan County as Rick Eldredge won a tightly-contested race against incumbent Mike Lacy in the November 2 general election.
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Care packages part of out-reach effort to soldiers
San Juan County is marking Veterans Day with efforts to extend support to the 118th Sapper Company of the Utah National Guard. Approximately 30 local residents are members of the group. They began ...
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